Hollywood’s famous cinematographer and director Wally Pfister has a net worth of $4 million. He was born on 1961 in Chicago, U.S. and grew up in New York. He married Anna Julien in 1992 and still is with his wife. His interest in movies grew when he first saw a movie being shot in his neighbourhood with all the lights and cameras poised up for the shoot. He then started shooting short home videos and re-arranged and edited them at home for family and friends.
|Wally Pfister Net Worth||$4 Million|
|Full name||Walter C. Wally Pfister|
|Source of Income||Cinematography|
Net Worth – $4 Million
Full Name: Walter C. Wally Pfister
Annual Salary: $300,000
8th of July 1961
Wife: Anna Julien
Children: Claire Pfister, Nick Pfister and Mia Pfister
From making home videos to on screen Hollywood magic, Pfister surely made it big with a net value of $4 million! Pfister started his career in a TV Channel WMDT-TV and soon started to shoot short films with a CP16 News camera which he had borrowed from his workplace. He was appointed as the second unit cameraman as a freelancer for the mini-series Tanner 88, aired in HBO (1988). During his course in American Film Institute, his short film Senzeni Na? which got him into the limelight and also bagged an award in 1991. His first directorial debut was Transcendence in 2014 which got him about $103 million through box office collections worldwide but at the same time received poor reviews from critics.
Pfister’s first alliance with Nolan was for the movie Memento (2000) whom he met during the Sundance Film Festival in 1998. His work as a cinematographer began with the horror movie The Unborn in 1991 and continued with other horror series as well.
Pfister won multiple awards for his work in the sci-fi thriller Inception 2010. He was nominated in the category of best cinematographer for the movies Batman Begins (2005) and The Dark Knight (2008). In a recent interview with Pfister, he stated that he enjoyed working for the movie The Prestige as a cinematographer because it was artistically fulfilling. Next for him was Inception and Batman series where, he felt was mature in creating what he had gone wrong in the previous ones. Walter Pfister is a character in the video game Batman Begins!
Pfister is termed family man as he declined many projects in order to spend time with his family of three children and his wife.